WHY CHOOSE ME?
Because I've been there myself and have at some time in my life, lived with the below. So, I ask, do any of the following resonate with you at this time in your life?
dislike / hate of self, non self-acceptance
feeling helpless, powerless
too many outside events knocking you down
in a slump, stagnating
not being true to yourself, pleasing others
just existing day by day, floundering ?
If so, it’s time to take back control, realise your true potential and be the best version of yourself!
Complementary Therapist and Voice Practitioner Empowering you to be the best version of yourself.
Thank you for looking at my profile.
My journey as a Professional Voice Practitioner and Complementary Therapist came about after a devastating rejection from the Postgraduate Performer’s Course at the Birmingham Conservatoire in 2014. Already a trained opera singer, I can never remember a time when I didn’t have stage fright and needless to say the audition was nerve-wracking anyway, but the cutthroat attitude and superficial friendliness of the audition panel did nothing for my self-esteem. Perhaps performing was not for me and it was time to change my career path.
By the time I started the Master’s Professional Voice Practitioner (www.voiceworx.co) I was already suffering anxiety, fuelled by limiting beliefs at going to University as a mature student and having huge guilt at leaving my 14 and 9 year old daughters without a mum for 14 hours a day. There was no one at University on hand trained in mental ill-health to help me through the gruelling, weekly assessments. Therefore, I knew I needed to be the person I never had, which meant sorting myself out first before training as a therapist.
Shortly after the MA-PVP Graduation, I trained as a Neuro-Linguistic Practitioner and Time-Line Therapist swapping freebie sessions with an Advanced NLPer’s knowledge of hypnotherapy for my vocal coaching. The results for both of us were amazing and in November 2017 I was able to get back into performing and she recovered her voice. Since then I’ve discovered Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) and I can honestly say ‘Tapping’ has been an absolute lifesaver for both my clients and myself and combined with NLP creates a great toolkit. Once taught, you will have empowering tools to self-maintain and build your resilience.
I am now qualified as a Complementary Therapist and Voice Practitioner combining Energy Psychology Techniques (Tapping) with Neuro-Linguistics and Voice Coaching. I am a member of the Concert Artistes’ Association (CAA), Equity, British Voice Association (BVA), Association for Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT Intl) and Association for Neuro-Linguistic Programming (ANLP). I am constantly researching and updating my practice methods and therapies to give you that extra support.
I follow both the EFT Intl Code of Conduct and Ethics and ANLP Standards of Conduct along with complying with principles of General Data Protection Regulations (UK). I have an Enhanced DBS and am insured with Protectivity.
Voice your Mind !